TN Kids Now Can Transfer School Districts Easier With New Law! – May 5, 2021 TCN News Break

1) TN Kids Now Can Transfer School Districts Easier With New Law!
2) Medical Marijuana Moves Forward in TN After Compromise
3) Battle Lines Drawn Over Taxpayer Funding Of Critical Race Theory
4) Bill Limiting Unemployment Compensation Passes Tennessee House

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Medical Marijuana Moves Forward in TN After Compromise

Tennessee State Legislators Have Come To An Agreement On A Medical Cannabis Decriminalization Bill After A Wider-ranging Bill Just Barely Failed To Pass.

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U.S. House Passes Cannabis Banking Reform Bill To Eliminate 3rd Party Compliance

The SAFE Act Would Prohibit Federal Banking Regulators From Penalizing A Depository Institute For Accepting A Legitimate Marijuana Business As A Client. It Would Also Prohibit Regulators From Denying Or Limiting Depository Insurance To Banks With Legitimate Marijuana Clients.

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Criminal Justice Subcommittee Approves Resolution to Block Legislation Allowing Recreational Drug Use

The Resolution States That The General Assembly Would Be Unable To Enact Laws That Would Authorize Rape, Human Trafficking, Prostitution, Or The Recreational Use Of Any Substance As Identified By The U.S. Department Of Justice Or The Drug Enforcement Agency.

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Medical Marijuana Bill Takes First Step In Tennessee Senate

A Bill That Would Legalize And Regulate Medical Cannabis In Tennessee Has Begun Advancing Through The Tennessee Legislature.

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Tennessee Democrats Call For $1B Investment Toward A ‘Path To Recovery’

Tennessee Senate Democrats Are Calling For A $1 Billion Investment In Public Health Clinics, School Renovation, Clean Energy Jobs And Broadband Internet Expansion Ahead Of Gov. Bill Lee’s State Of The State Address Today.

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Senator Marsha Blackburn is Hopeful About New Covid Relief Talks

These discussions between House and Senate leaders have been long-awaited since the first relief bill passed at the beginning of the pandemic. However, Blackburn does oppose a few aspects of the proposed relief plan created by Republican and Democrat congressional lawmakers.

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